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Quote of the day, Oct. 16

Ai Weiwei, on freedom of speech

“Without freedom of speech there is no modern world, just a barbaric one.”


A Plea For Civility On Politics, The First Amendment, And Our Future (And A Warning On Populist Trends)

Not long ago, I wrote my support of changing my tune and abiding by Reagan’s 11th Commandment of not resort to lowball accusations and profane namecalling in my tweets and Facebook messages. 1 121 more words

All Of The Above

The practice of (biased) journalism

The Radio Times, the BBC’s mass circulation listings magazine, promotes a programme on the issue of abortion this week with the following introductory paragraph. 552 more words

Culture Matters


Hi there!

…… « As long as I remember, since my early twenties
I have been a person who liked collecting material
It started with clothes and jewellery;   then I moved… 611 more words


Language in Football

This past Saturday, I spent the afternoon with my wife, parents, ten year old daughter and one of her friends at the Oregon State football game. 556 more words

Teachers should be an example and that means speaking their minds on refugees

Sydney Morning Herald, 16 December 2016. Read the original here.

This week, hundreds of school teachers from the national Teachers for Refugees group will protest against our brutal and internationally condemned refugee policies by wearing «close the camps, bring them here» T-shirts to school. 869 more words

Refugee Politics

No, watching What the Health does not qualify you to provide nutrition counselling

I saw a couple of RDs I know tweeting about this article a couple of weeks ago and I just had to add my two cents. 502 more words